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New Software Tool Helps Doctors Diagnose Genetic Diseases

This is a user-friendly open-source web tool for analyzing WES and WGS in the diagnosis of patients with Mendelian disorders. CREDIT: Cardenas et al.

An open-source software tool called Mendel,MD could help doctors analyze patients’ genetic data in order to diagnose diseases caused by mutations. Developed by Raony Cardenas and colleagues at Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil, the tool is presented in a new study in PLOS Computational Biology. Diseases caused by genetic mutations can be challenging to diagnose. Sequencing of a patient’s ...

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New TB Drug App Keeps Doctor Informed About Patients

To help aged patients, a new software to remind them when to take medicine has been developed by Apollo hospitals in association with the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. The reminder is sent via SMS messages and voice calls as alerts to remind the patient and also tells them when they should attend the counselling session with their ...

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NASA Releases New Software Application to Find Asteroids by Space Enthusiasts

NASA’s new software Asteroid Data Hunter will now help amateur astronomers took at sky and spot new asteroids easily and get confirmation from NASA too. Besides they can spot approaching asteroid towards Earth. The desktop software application was developed jointly by Planetary Resources Inc of Redmond, Washington, D.C. and NASA. It has a 15% better and easier detection capability to ...

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